• Ephrata’s Micah Krauter (22) battles for the ball and gets it during Monday’s game at Penn Manor. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Streaking out of the gates: Mounts 3-0 for first time since 1997

    Win the day. That’s the mantra the Ephrata boys basketball team has adopted this year, and heading into Wednesday’s girls/boys doubleheader showdown at home with Warwick, the Mounts are a perfect 3-for-3. Fresh off their thrilling two-day...

    • Posted December 14, 2016
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  • Ephrata’s Kelvin Cruz (top) decks Sam Duvall of Hanover during Saturday’s Ephrata Duals. Photo by Denise Mitchell
    Mounts take seventh at Ephrata Duals

    The Ephrata High School wrestling team hosted its season opening Ephrata Duals Tournament Saturday at the Ephrata Middle School. The Mounts went 1-4 as a team and placed seventh overall in the tourney. The lone victory came...

    • Posted December 14, 2016
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  • Caroline Stauffer
    Ephrata talented, but very youthful under Moyer

    Fresh off a section championship year, Ephrata has a whole new look heading into the 2016-17 high school basketball season. A year ago, it was a magical run as Coach Mike Garman and crew finished 11-5 (13-11...

    • Posted December 14, 2016
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  • Emily Fassnacht
    Cocalico could challenge in wide-open Section Two

    Like Ephrata, Cocalico was a team that was hit hard by graduation. The Lady Eagles saw 1,000-point scorer Emily White leave the nest, along with banger Megan Gingrich and defensive stopper Jasa Lorah. That core led the...

    • Posted December 14, 2016
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    Lancaster County Weeklies Weekly College Football Contest

    WIN $50 Shopping Dollars COLLEGE FOOTBALL FORECAST THE EPHRATA REVIEW • LITITZ RECORD EXPRESS Last Week’s Winner is K. Scott Weaver of Akron 1. 14 games are printed in the ads on this page. Select the team...

    • Posted December 7, 2016
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  • Ephrata senior Micah Krauter is one of seven players returning to the mix for the Mounts.
    With slew of returnees, is Ephrata ready to challenge?

    Ephrata made a lot of progress a season ago under first-year Coach Charlie Fisher. Now the Mounts hope to take that next step which, if they do, could ultimately lead them to a playoff spot come late...

    • Posted December 7, 2016
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  • Cocalico’s Aidan Trynosky, who averaged in double figures as a sophomore, is the lone returning starter for the Eagles this season.
    Gutted by graduation, Eagles look to be in mix under Sigman

    It is a season of change this year for Cocalico as long-time junior high Coach Seth Sigman moves up to the varsity to take over for Travis Wealand, who coached in the system for 15 seasons, including...

    • Posted December 7, 2016
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  • Ephrata’s American Legion team hoists the District 10 League trophy last summer. Next summer, they will host the State Legion Tournament at War Memorial Field.
    It’s ‘go time’ for State Legion Tournament preparation

    As reported in this publication in July, the Ephrata Legion baseball team will host the 2017 State Legion Tournament next summer. Preparations for this tremendous undertaking have now begun for the July 25-29 competition and the Post...

    • Posted December 7, 2016
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    Lancaster County Weeklies Weekly College Football Contest

    WIN $50 Shopping Dollars COLLEGE FOOTBALL FORECAST THE EPHRATA REVIEW • LITITZ RECORD EXPRESS Last Week’s Winner Is John Gaughan of Lititz. 1. 14 games are printed in the ads on this page. Select the team you...

    • Posted November 30, 2016
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  • Cocalico’s Josiah Gehr (left), shown here during the State Championships last season, leads the Eagles as they get ready to embark on their first season in Section One.
    Moving on Up: Defending champion Eagles embrace challenge heading up to Section One

    After winning its first Section Two title under Coach Matt Fittery a year ago, Cocalico will face a new, more difficult challenge in the 2016-17 season. The defending champions, who return the bulk of their roster from...

    • Posted November 30, 2016
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